Sebastien Bourdon

Laurent Cars, French, 1699 - 1771
after Hyacinthe Rigaud, French, 1659 - 1743



Engraving on paper

Image: 14 5/8 × 10 1/8 in. (37.1 × 25.7 cm)

Sheet: 16 7/8 × 11 15/16 in. (42.9 × 30.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert Dance, Class of 1977



Place Made: France, Europe



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Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower center: fait par H. Rigaud; inscribed, in plate, lower left: SEBASTIEN BOURDON / de Monpellier. Peintre ordinaire du Roy, Recteur en son / Academie de Peintre et de Sculpture / Grave par Laurent Cars pour sa reception a l'lcademie en 1733.

Exhibition History

Artist as Object/Subject, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 18, 1999-March 12, 2000.

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